Banks Global Industry Almanac 2 2013-2022


Global Banks industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: industry group size (value 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the industry group.


Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the global banks industry group. Includes industry group size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of industry group growth trends and leading companies.

Key Highlights

  • The banks industry profile comprises activities of banks and similar institutions, offering savings, loans, mortgages, and related financial services to consumers and businesses.
  • The data in this report measures the total assets held by these institutions at calendar year-end.
  • The geographical segmentation measures the total assets held by the commercial banks of the region.
  • Any currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2017 annual average exchange rates.
  • The global banks industry group had total assets of $141,481.6bn in 2017, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.3% between 2013 and 2017.
  • Bank credit was the industry group’s most lucrative segment in 2017, with total assets of $68,317.5bn, equivalent to 48.3% of the industry group’s overall value.
  • The relaxed monetary policy has driven the global banking industry through the expansion of credit. Nevertheless, such a low interest rate environment, especially in Europe and Japan, has suppressed interest margins, hurting the profitability of the industry.


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